Nicholas Smith


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Nicholas Smith

University of Kent, LLB
College of Law, LPC

England and Wales 2014


Nick is an associate in the Construction and Engineering Group. Nick specialises in contentious construction work and has experience in all forms of dispute resolution, including litigation, adjudication and international arbitration.

Nick completed his training contract with Beale & Co and has acted for both defendants and claimants in relation to disputes in the UK and internationally. Nick has advised engineers, architects, contractors and their insurers in respect of a broad range of claims and contractual disputes.

Nick is experienced in providing non-contentious advice. During his training with Beale and Company he spent 6 months on secondment to a major consulting engineering firm, with a particular emphasis on non-contentious advice on contracts and other associated documentation, including professional appointments, collateral warranties and parent company guarantees.

Nick is a member of the Society of Construction Law.